Book Review: Thinking Like a Lawyer: A New Introduction to Legal Reasoning, by Frederick Schauer

Sydney Law Review, Vol. 31, No. 3, pp. 499-503, 2009

Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/96

7 Pages Posted: 8 Oct 2010  

Irene Baghoomians

The University of Sydney Law School

Date Written: October 7, 2010

Abstract

This book review focuses on Frederick Schauer’s Thinking Like a Lawyer: A New Introduction to Legal Reasoning and interrogates both the strengths as well as the shortcoming of the book in the context of contemporary legal education in common law countries.

Keywords: legal reasoning, legal education, thinking like a lawyer; critiques of conventional legal reasoning books, law students

JEL Classification: K10, K30

Suggested Citation

Baghoomians, Irene, Book Review: Thinking Like a Lawyer: A New Introduction to Legal Reasoning, by Frederick Schauer (October 7, 2010). Sydney Law Review, Vol. 31, No. 3, pp. 499-503, 2009; Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 10/96. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1689269

Irene Baghoomians (Contact Author)

The University of Sydney Law School ( email )

New Law Building, F10
The University of Sydney
Sydney, NSW 2006
Australia

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